Summary: H.R.6778 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.6778. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (05/08/2020)

This bill prohibits corporations that receive specified federal aid related to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic from making certain changes to their workforce. Specifically, corporations receiving such aid must not

  • reduce workforce levels, employee benefits, or wages; or
  • alter any collective bargaining agreements.

These prohibitions apply beginning on the date a corporation first receives such aid and end one year after the date on which the later of either the termination of the COVID-19 public health emergency or the aid has been repaid.